I know it, and now you know it! Colossal is mesonychoteuthis. Giant is architeuthis. Four people so far have emailed me this story – thanks to each and every one of you. And now I’m passing it on to you!
* February 22, 2007
NEW Zealand fishermen in the Ross Sea have caught what’s thought to be the largest squid ever found anywhere in the world, weighing an estimated 450kg.